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HEW: Video Recording


Screencast-O-Matic is a free, quick, and easy tool for recording screencasts or from your webcam.


  • Free version does not require a download, but pro version gives access to editing tools
  • Screencast recorder allows you to change size and position of recording area
  • Can record up to 15 minutes from screen, webcam, or both
  • Can download as MP4
  • Automatically adds halo around cursor, but you can remove this in the publishing/saving stage

Software in library labs

Did you know? All Macs in the library have iMovie!

Find out what else is in library computer labs here:

Borrow equipment

Butler Library has iPads and video recording kits available to borrow for free. To reserve equipment or to find out more about the loan process, visit the library's Equipment Loan page.

  • Apple iPads and Android Tablets have built-in video cameras
  • Apple iPad w/ Video Recording Kit
  • Swivl
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